The Novo Selo (Neudorf bei Parndorf) municipality in Austria is celebrating a special anniversary this year. 450 years ago, in 1570, the first Croatian settlers arrived here. The local Novo Selo Museum and Culture Association will celebrate the anniversary with a series of events.
Charters were presented to the Croatian Culture Association of Mainz, the Croatian Culture Association of Wiesbaden, The Croatian-European Culture Association of Frankfurt, the German-Croatian Association of Mainz, the Livanjska Zajednica Association of Frankfurt, the Croatian Culture Association of Mannheim, the Hercegovina Croatian Community of Stuttgart, FC Posavina Frankfurt, FC Croatia Frankfurt and the Sveti Ivan Ričice Local Heritage Association.
Chilean painters of Croatian extraction Lea Kleiner and Jorge Milošević Díaz have exhibited their work at the culture centres and museums of the Chilean capital of Santiago for the past two months.
Presenting Anita Martinac’s latest novel at the headquarters of the Croatian Heritage Foundation were Ante Beljo, Ivan Tolj, Lejdi Oreb, Robert Kurbaša and the author.